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Way beyond castles – a sand sculpture contest in Edgartown

Pile up sand, add water, get creative.

Windy City runner wins Scoops 5K

Ed McCarter from suburban Chicago, led the field of 487 runners Sunday morning on a picture-perfect day in Katama.

Swimmers rescued from boulder off Great Rock Bight

A father and son struggling in the current and their two would-be rescuers sought refuge on a large boulder off the north shore Chilmark property.

Demeestère portrays world of women in Chilmark Library exhibit

She uses a variety of sources in her work: The imprint label from an antique Russian bond, designs from Moroccan henna tattoos, and Arabic script.

Art, music, poetry, and dance combine at the Tashmoo Spring Building

A number of Island artists join forces: Basia Jaworska Silva, Linda Ziegler, Linda Ziegler, musician/singer Bella, and more.

Queen of Versailles screens at Martha’s Vineyard Film Center

Sold out last year, documentary filmmaker Lauren Greenfield is back with the award winning film.

Island characters, Island stories headline The Moth

The acclaimed storytelling production brings true stories told live, with a Martha's Vineyard twist.

Stop & Shop would replace Tisbury’s public comfort station

In the second edition of the MVC review of Stop & Shop's expansion plan, the focus was on the town parking lot.

Shaun Sicsico returned to jail following hearing

Shaun Sicsico, 19, accused of causing serious brain injuries to his infant daughter, is next due in court on August 9.

NSTAR agrees to move Beach Road utility poles

When, what it will cost, and coordination with Verizon and Comcast remain to be worked out.

West Nile virus found in mosquitoes in West Tisbury

The Department of Public Health urged residents to take precautions against mosquito bites.

Thunder, a rock star of a boar

One in a long line of of celebrated pigs – think Wilbur – Thunder will be missed by many.